bremsstrahlung

noun
brems·​strah·​lung | \ˈbrem(p)-ˌshträ-ləŋ \

Definition of bremsstrahlung 

: the electromagnetic radiation produced by the sudden deceleration of a charged particle in an intense electric field (as of an atomic nucleus) also : the process that produces such radiation

First Known Use of bremsstrahlung

1935, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bremsstrahlung

German, literally, decelerated radiation

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